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May 28 Coronavirus Data Posted – Total positives: 8,538


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Ed. Note: Yesterday there were 8,492 total positives.

From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Thursday, May 28, 2020 includes 46 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 8,538.

The District reported seven additional COVID-19 related deaths.

· 60-year-old female
· 64-year-old male
· 67-year-old female
· 81-year-old female
· 83-year-old female
· 86-year-old male
· 90-year-old female

Tragically, 460 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

The District experienced a drop in testing over the Memorial Day weekend. Therefore, the District’s count of sustained decrease in community spread has paused while that data is under review. That review is represented in the chart below.”

Coronavirus Data
May 28, 2020

Total Overall Tested: 43,858*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 36,511*
Total Positives: 8,538
Total Lives Lost: 460
Cleared From Isolation: 1,089

Hospital Status Data
May 28, 2020

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 90
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 223
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 217
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 338
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 114
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 1,981
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 80%

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